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  World History 400-300 BC
- Philip II became Regent of Macedonia in 359 B.C. He reorganized the army and made it one of the strongest in Greece.
Alexander attacked the Persian infantry in the center of the lines and achieved an overwhelming victory, decimating the Persian forces.
Darius fled the battlefield, was pursued and was eventually assassinated in Bactaria.
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  Night Shell Tubes   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This 10 shot, 300 gram invasion of red and gold crossette, red and green tails, blue and red stars, purple and green peony, comets, crackling palm, brocade, white glitter and titanium with report is sure to be out of this world.
This 300 gram tube has seven sensational shots that whistle at discharge and crackle as each shell travels to 200 feet to create explosions of red, silver, purple and brilliant white.
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 Chronological Author List "300 BC - 1 BC" compiled by GIGA
Roman philosopher, statesman and orator (106 BC - 43 BC)
Roman jurist and orator (106 BC - 43 BC)
Roman patriot and stoic philosopher (95 BC - 46 BC)
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 History of Computing - Pre Historic Era 100.000 bc - 1438 bc
50,000BC to 20,000 BC The first tools used for calculation aids were almost certainly man's own fingers, and it is no coincidence that the Latin word "digit" is used to refer to a finger (or toe) as well as a numerical quantity.
Dated to the 5th century BC Time and tracking time was something that intrigued people and would inspire many inventors throughout the centuries into creating all kinds of clocks.
600 BC In this century Pythagoras rediscovered the theorem: the sum of the squares of the sides of a right triangle equals the square of the hypotenuse.
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  Googlism when is 300 bc
300 bc is spotty indeed—we breeze through the histories of ptolemaic egypt and the seleucid empire in a few pages
300 bc is depicted a full star map with a royal bird sitting on a pointer that clearly marks the cusp of gemini
300 bc is called the golden age for the theater and that was the first time that plays were written and performed
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 Japanese history: Jomon, Yayoi, Kofun
During the Jomon Period (13000 BC to 300 BC), the inhabitants of the Japanese islands were gatherers, fishers and hunters.
During the Yayoi Period (300 BC to 300 AD), the rice culture was imported into Japan around 100 BC.
By the beginning of the Kofun Period (300 - 538), a center of power had developed in the fertile Kinai plain, and by about 400 AD the country was united as Yamato Japan with its political center in and around the province of Yamato (about today's Nara prefecture).
www.japan-guide.com /e/e2131.html   (451 words)

The Ptolemaic dynasty was a Hellenistic royal family that ruled over Egypt for nearly 300 years, from 305 BC to 30 BC.
Ptolemy I Soter I (ruled 305-285 BC) was the founder of the Ptolemaic line, and he took the Egyptian throne after the death of Alexander IV.
During the Ptolemaic period and the subsequent Roman period, Alexandria was a thriving and cosmopolitan city, and by the mid-first century BC had a population of around half a million, including substantial numbers of Greeks and Jews.
www.egyptologyonline.com /ptolemies.htm   (1107 words)

 Museums of Macedonia, Greece — Archaeological Museum
bc), a marble grave stela of an ephebe (5
bc), a large gold finger ring and a gold olive wreath that were found in Macedonian Tomb 1 (300 bc), a headless marble statue of a woman wearing a peplos (1
bc), which were found serving as cinerary urns in a cemetery at Oisyme, and a poros sarcophagus with a decorated interior from a sepulchral monument at ancient Tragilos (300 bc).
www.macedonian-heritage.gr /Museums/Archaeological_and_Byzantine/Arx_Kavalas.html   (312 words)

 Mexico History - The Preclassic Period, The Olmeca Culture
The oldest recorded Mesoamerican date, equivalent to 36 BC, is believed to be that of Stela 2 found here.
The remains of their ceremonial centers are found in the humid lowlands near the Gulf Coast in the states of Veracruz and Tabasco.
It is noted for the discovery of the first conduit drainage system known in the Americas and six colossal basalt heads each measuring eight to nine feet in height and weighing 20-40 tons.
www.mexconnect.com /mex_/hpreclassic.html   (443 words)

 Virtual Egyptian - Four-layer stratified eye bead, 400-300 BC
The earliest types of eye beads (first half of the 1st millennium BC) were made by applying a trail from a molten rod of glass of a contrasting color onto a base bead—essentially drawing circles on the surface of the bead.
Around the 7th century BC, the stratified technique became most common, where the craftsman made the eye and its ring by applying pre-made disks of decreasing size on top of each other.
When glass first became widespread as a new medium available to antique craftsmen, around 1550 BC, it was a luxury item used either as an ersatz for semiprecious stones, or as an analog to stone offering new exciting colors unavailable in natural stone.
www.virtual-egyptian-museum.org /Collection/Content/GLS.VS.00983.html   (1249 words)

 Jomon Period - Japan's History 10,000 BC to 300 BC
Jomon Period - Japan 10,000 BC to 300 BC Jomon, meaning "patterns of plaited cord", is an era in Japan from about 10,000 BC to 300 BC.
Based on archaeological evidence, they also agree that by between 35,000 BC and 30,000 BC Homo sapiens had migrated to the islands from eastern and southeastern Asia and had well-established patterns of hunting and gathering and stone toolmaking.
By 3,000 BC, the Jomon people were making clay figures and vessels decorated with patterns made by impressing the wet clay with braided or unbraided cord and sticks with a growing sophistication.
www.japan-101.com /history/history_period_jomon.htm   (558 words)

 Capilano Students' Union - Candian Federation of Students - Local 5
The primary focus of GALE BC is to advocate for change in the educational system which will result in a positive environment for lesbians, gays and bisexuals in education, whether they are students, parents, teachers, or administrators.
There is a pressing need for lesbians, gays and bisexuals in education to be able to support one another in the face of homophobia and intolerance within the educational system and society in general.
The drop-in program is an important resource, providing highly vulnerable youth the opportunity to break free of their isolation, develop peer relationships, recover from low self esteem, and gain access to healthy lifestyle choices and local resources.
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 Welcome to Sadigh Gallery :: Phoenician
1” 500 – 300 BC Among their many achievements, the Phoenicians produced a varied assortment of jewelry and pottery.
500 – 300 BC Fused circular and oblong glass beads of red, yellow, green and blue with a face pendant.
500 – 300 BC Fused circular, cubed and oblong glass beads of red, yellow, green and blue with a face pendant.
www.sadighgallery.com /phoenician.htm   (1212 words)

 Ulster history - Bronze Age
The Bronze Age in Ireland is normally considered to start in 2500 BC or 2000 BC, and to end in 600 BC or 300 BC.
By about 700 BC, swords of the Hallstatt type start to appear in Ireland, but these were made of bronze, not of iron, so it seems likely that these were bronze copies made by local smiths.
There is little archaeological evidence to support the idea of an influx of a significant number of people speaking a Celtic language, so the origins of the language remain something of an unsolved mystery for archaeologists and linguists.
www.cruithni.org.uk /overview/over_3.html   (651 words)

 TEMPLE OF ZOROASTER   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This deity appears as the great god of Darius 1 (522-486 BC), and it is not known whether Darius heard of him through Zoroaster's disciples or independently.
This development, which seems to have taken place in Achaemenid times (559-330 BC), is reflected in the later part of the Avesta.
For about four centuries after Alexander's conquest (330 BC), it seems, Iran was more or less hellenized and the indigenous religion neglected; a revival did not come about until toward the end of the Arsacid, or Parthian, Empire (247 BC-AD 224).
sangha.net /messengers/zoroaster.htm   (2905 words)

 BCInfo - Boston College
Cory Schneider blocked 37 shots as BC blanked Miami of Ohio 4-0 in the Northeast Regional final of the NCAA Division I hockey tournament Sunday to earn a crack at the Frozen Four.
It is time to reconsider America's inflexible deportation laws, writes BC's Rachel E. Rosenbloom in the Washington Post.
Carroll School of Management student Melissa Smith - whose experience has taken her from financial analysis to fostering investment savvy in area schoolchildren - is showcased as an MBA All-Star by the Boston Business Journal.
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This amulet measures 3.5 cm and is dated 300 BC, the Ptolemaic Period.
The fully domesticated cat became a permanent member of the Egyptian household sometime between 2000 and 1000 BC and was an economic asset as well as a companion animal.
After 1000 BC cats were regrded as manifestations of certain deities; in particular the goddess Bastet who was one of the more popular dieties in the Egyptian pantheon.
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 The Conscious Earth: BC Approves 300-mgw Wind Power Project
The BC provincial government has approved a 300 megawatt wind energy project proposed for the Peace River Region.
The move is the right one, but the future sustainability of BC's power production will largely depend on how tightly citizens become wedded to coal generation.
Sifting through BC Hydro's warm and fuzzy production of the 2006 Integrated Electricy Plan (IEP), you are given little to go on aside from some lovely photos and a lot of environmental lip service.
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 Japanese History: Overview
The intoduction of rice agriculture evokes the development of a social hierarchy and hundreds of small countries that started to unify into larger countries.
300 Japan is for the first time more or less united.
Large tombs (kofun) were built for the deceased leaders.
www.japan-guide.com /e/e2126.html   (392 words)

 Desoto Volunteers, Southeast Archaeological Center, National Park Service
De Soto Volunteers: 300 BC On January 13, 1997, a crew from the Southeast Archeological Center (Dr. Guy Prentice, Principal Investigator, Margo Schwadron, field director, Elizabeth de Grummond and Lou Groh) began a three week archeological survey and testing project at De Soto National Memorial.
The base of the mound was encountered at a depth of 170 cm, and was situated in a peat and muck zone with remnants of mangrove prop roots present.
The presence of peat and the two radiocarbon dates from the base of the mound suggest that the first level of the mound was built in a wet, mangrove environment during the early Manasota period, around 45 BC to AD 250.
www.cr.nps.gov /seac/desoto.htm   (1447 words)

 KryssTal : Inventions: 1000 BC to 1 BC
The Dead Sea Scrolls were written c100 BC by a Jewish sect, The Essenes; they were hidden in jars where they lay for 2000 years.
London was settled by Celts c400 BC in the area close to London Bridge.
Plato (the philosopher from whom the adjective "platonic" is derived) was born in 427 BC; the school he founded was the original Acadamy.
www.krysstal.com /inventions_06.html   (823 words)

 MVAP Franklin and Marshall Black-Glaze Ceramics
For the bowl/cups were not made after 200 BC; therefore the olpe and kantharos can date to 200 BC at the latest themselves.
In the same reasoning, the bowl/cups were not made before 300 BC since the olpe and kantharos were not manufactured until 300 BC.
Lastly, an olpe dating as late as 150 BC and a kantharos to 175 BC were found in strata 2 and 3 respectively.
www.smu.edu /poggio/franlinmarshallceramics.html   (1796 words)

 maronite timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: )
867 BC - Phoenicia is subjugated by Assyria.
667 BC - the legendary Byzas from the Greek city of Megara, after consulting the oracle of Apollo at Delphi, founded the seaport of Byzantium at the entrance of the Black Sea.
Legend has it that in 333 BC, Alexander the Great drank the water of one of Antioch's local springs and declared it was sweeter than his mother's milk.
maronitechurch.org.uk /timeline/timeline.html   (1391 words)

 ThothWeb - A Song from Sumer (2,300 BC)
Cuneiform script is one of the earliest known forms of written expression and was created by the Sumerians in the late 4th millennium BC.
The tablet that has just been translated is thought to date back to around 2,300 BC.
What a incredible time it would have been to live during 2300 bc - A ancient civilization - not so far in the past - but so far ahead of where we stand today.
www.thothweb.com /article2753.html   (1247 words)

 What is an Automaton?
Chinese craftsmen built a mechanical orchestra during the Han Dynasty (300 B.C.) Such automata were widespread in China by the time of the Sui Dynasty (6'th Century A.D.), when the Shai Shih t'u Ching was written (Book of Hydraulic Excellencies).
During the T'ang Dynasty, the Chinese built birds with moving parts, mechanical otters that swallowed fish, and monks begging girls to sing.
Archytas of Taretum (400 B.C.) a friend of Plato, built a wooden pigeon moved by steam.
www.angelfire.com /punk2/walktheplank/automatons.html   (1106 words)

 Ancient History Timeline: 500-1 BC - History for Kids!
Around 500 BC, the city-states of Italy and Greece began experimenting with governmental forms.
During the 300's BC, Greece was taken over by Macedonians from the north.
In the 200's BC the Romans took over the Phoenician colonies in the southern Mediterranean, and then during the 100's they were able to take over the kingdoms of West Asia and Egypt as well.
www.historyforkids.org /learn/timelines/500bc.htm   (346 words)

 The Boone Collection - Image Gallery: Ainu Artifacts
About 50,000 BC to 14,500 BC Pre-historic hunter-gatherers, traveling during the Ice Age, entered Japan from the Asian mainland by two routes: over a land-bridge connecting Sakhalin Island to both Hokkaido and the Asian mainland, and via a possible land-bridge connecting modern-day South Korea to modern-day Kyushu.
The earliest sites in Japan date to 50,000 BC and are located near the south.
Around 18,000 BC, a new technique that produced very small stone tools was introduced to Japan from the Asian mainland via the two above routes.
www.fieldmuseum.org /research_collections/anthropology/anthro_sites/boone/ainu/ainu_map/ainu_map1.html   (231 words)

 Virtual Egyptian - Horus-the-child, Meroe, 590-300 BC
Horus-the-Child riding a swan, 304-31 BC Pair of udjat eyes of Horus, Dyn.
This very rare bronze amulet from the Kingdom of Meroe represents Horus-the-child (also known by his Greek name of Harpokrates), as denoted by the side lock of hair, and the fingers brought to his mouth.
Around 590 BC, Meroe became the capital of Nubia, south of Egypt proper.
www.virtual-egyptian-museum.org /Collection/Content/MET.VS.00400.html   (605 words)

 pl 300 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The PL300 BC units make up the new family for the protection and control of capacitor banks.
The PL300 BC units have a double application, giving a complete protection for shunt capacitor banks and also controlling the capacitor bank connection/disconnection for power factor correction.
PL300BC A: PL300 BC unit for single or double star capacitor banks with isolated neutral
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